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Epinotia signatana
Black-brindled Bell (Douglas, 1845)
Tortricidae: Olethreutinae
1144 / 49.237
Photo © Dave Jones,  12/07/2015 - Stoke Holy Cross

Similar Norfolk Species: None
Wingspan: 14-16mm
Season: June to July
Foodplant:   Cherries and blackthorn, Crab-apple
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
Norfolk Status
Rare.
Rather nondescript general appearance with comparatively prominent black discal streak.
Blackthorn thickets, copses, open woodland and hedgerows.

Recorded in 19 (28%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2019.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
17/07/2019227TG02 - Foxley/Foulsham
09/07/2019928TL99 - Thompson/Gt.Hocking
04/07/2019128TF81 - Castle Acre/Litcham
20/07/2018127TG02 - Foxley/Foulsham
11/07/2018127TG23 - N.Walsham/Roughton
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